How has COVID changed promotional campaigns? - Tomasz Makaruk

How has COVID changed promotional campaigns?

The pandemic that has been with us since March this year has changed the attitudes and behaviour of buyers. It has also had a significant impact on promotional activities undertaken by manufacturers and importers, especially of consumer goods. The “Promotion Monitor 2020” confirms what we have been observing every day for the last six months. This text is a foreword that have had the pleasure of writing for 10 years now, for the annual research reports on sales promotions and loyalty programs by the ARC Rynek i Opinia institute.
Information security at i360. ISO 27001:2013 audit - Tomasz Makaruk

Information security at i360. ISO 27001:2013 audit

Last month, for the fifth time, i360 successfully passed the annual audit of compliance with ISO/IEC 27001:2013, conducted by TÜV Rheinland. The following text describes audit conclusions and benefits for i360 clients, which arise from cooperation with an entity that holds such a standard.
Mobile payments in loyalty applications - Tomasz Makaruk

Mobile payments in loyalty applications

Paying with a loyalty program application is a new service in the Polish market, which can offer a few programs with the mobile payment module, also referred to as the “pay” functionality. Despite the fact that each of them fulfils the same role, they differ in terms of the payment process and UX. This analysis was carried out on the basis of the food retail sector.
Incentive programme for retailers - Tomasz Makaruk

Incentive programme for retailers

Incentive programmes for retailers and shop staff in traditional trade (including chains based on franchising and informal associations) are organised within many market segments. Both in FMCG as in dozens of other sectors, e.g. retail sales points of construction materials, veterinarian clinics, automotive workshops, kiosks, drugstores, retail outlets of plant protection products, optical salons and many others.